Son of Raymond A. Schroth, of Trenton, N. J., a World War I hero and editorial writer and reporter for the Trenton Times, Brooklyn Eagle and New York Herald Tribune for over 40 years, and of Mildred (Murphy) Schroth, of Bordentown, N. J., a teacher in the Trenton public and

Arts & Culture Ideas
Raymond A. SchrothJuly 12, 2017
How Pope Francis has changed the Catholic Church's relationship with the media
Catherine Deneuve as Béatrice Sobolevski and Catherine Frot as Claire Breton in The Midwife. © Michaâl Crotto/Courtesy of Music Box Films
Arts & Culture Film
Raymond A. SchrothJuly 06, 2017
I am intrigued by new French films that dramatically apply religious principles without the mention of God.
Arts & Culture Art
Raymond A. SchrothJune 29, 2017
The New York Historical Society is presenting, "World War I Beyond the Trenches" as part of the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I.
Promotional photograph of John Clements and Ralph Richardson in the 1939 film, The Four Feathers
Arts & Culture Culture
Raymond A. SchrothJune 28, 2017
Raymond A. Schroth, S.J., America's books editor, considers shifting masculine ideals in film and literature.
Arts & Culture Culture
Raymond A. SchrothApril 24, 2017
A discerning critic of the American project has become a prophet for our time.
Arts & Culture Dispatches
Raymond A. SchrothApril 24, 2017
America's books editor surveys interesting recent articles on literature.
A scene from 'Heal the Living'
Arts & Culture Film
Raymond A. SchrothApril 16, 2017
There is hardly a religious word in all of “Heal the Living,” but the film doesn’t need them.
Arts & Culture Of Many Things
Raymond A. SchrothApril 12, 2017
Welcome to America's biannual literary review
Pierre Niney and Paula Beer in “Frantz.” © Jean-Claude Moireau - Foz/Courtesy of Music Box Films
Arts & Culture Film
Raymond A. SchrothMarch 15, 2017
François Ozon directs a parable set in the years immediately following World War I.
Arts & Culture Books
Raymond A. SchrothFebruary 15, 2017
The story of a corrupt president, Boris Yeltsin, and his successor, Putin, trying to reconstruct their country as a world power